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What to Do With Old Family Photos
"cemetery records list their families which is also very useful. Last but not least... even a record of technology they developed for use in WWII. Without the photos this... know. Record this if possible--do not rely on memory. I found several branches... hall of records throught the U.S. have information on these immigrants. The graversen... look for records. My grandfather then migrated to California during the depression..."
Be Prepared With a Household Inventory — and Use It to Declutter Too
Document your household's contents the efficient way, then let your list help you streamline your belongings
"This record, often used to document belongings for insurance purposes, can also... each item/record. Great idea. I will try it with my clients. Thanks! Excellent ideas... and keep records for my clients for 10 years. I became an invaluable asset to one client... weekends. Record a brief description of each item, how many you have, how much it cost... paper records, photos, kids' art and other memorabilia can offer peace of mind. For..."
8 Steps to a Winning Filing System
When you streamline your paperwork and digital files for easy use and maintenance, it's an organizational triumph
"of our record keeping happens online, it is equally important to get those digital... daily to record and split out all our personal and business transactions (cash, checks... accessible records it was not a problem. You're very diligent. While I have good intentions... of our records going digital now (see step 6 for more on that), it doesn't make sense..."
Houzz Tour: An Old Oregon Library Starts a New Chapter
With an addition and some renovation love, a neglected Craftsman building becomes a comfortable home and studio
"with a recording studio. Working with the design team at Jessica Helgerson Interior... create the recording studio, sauna, et. al. I think it's so amazing that they went to... included the recording studio in the lower level. Kudos to you ladies! P.S. Black cabinets... professional recording studio, so that both women can work long-distance from here. The..."
Pop Culture Watch: 12 Home Trends from the '80s Are Back
Hold on to your hat (over your humongous hair); interior design elements of the 1980s have shot forward to today, in updated fashion
"find a record player with a stackable record changer! Design-wise I get a little mauve... re: old records. So true. Hard to get rid of old friends, even if you can't listen... extensive record collection packed away. Sadly he has Alzheimer's now, and I'm told... find a record player it might be worth downloading the music, if available and playing... Though the records go unused you still get to engage the therapeutic aspect of the idea..."
Salvage Spotlight: Warehouse Windows Become a Storage Screen
Full of character but originally short on practicality, these panes in a Brooklyn loft now hide gear instead of leaking air
When You Need Real Housekeeping Help
Which is scarier, Lifetime's 'Devious Maids' show or that area behind the toilet? If the toilet wins, you'll need these tips
Polar Vortex: How Houzzers Are Coping With the Storm
Spirits are staying high even as the mercury plunges to new lows. Do any of these firsthand accounts sound familiar?
How to Hire an Architectural Photographer
Pro to pro: Great project photos can boost business. Get the details on finding the right photographer for your project
Guest Picks: Fill That Corner in Style
Get more storage or simply a nicer view with plant stands, desks, wine bars and other corner-perfect pieces
"vintage records, every corner can be made into a meaningful addition to your home.... collects records, but they do make for pretty decor. This metal record rack adds a hint... own any records, but I think I’ll be taking a trip to the record store soon — this... with a record player and a stash of old records. This table and chair set is small... radios and record players for entertainment, lots of homes had a small entertainment corner..."
My Houzz: Vintage Style for a Musician's Cottage
Music meets the West in an eclectic Seattle home filled with guitars, antiques and personally meaningful art
"Sub Pop records. “And that I can use things I’ve collected over the years as shelves... extensive record collection, record player and vintage finds. Cabinet: Antique Liquidators;... an Oahu record player and a guitar from Emerald City Guitars. “I really love vintage... CDs and records. In the corner is a vintage guitar, cowboy boots, a fire extinguis... Street Records, a Vogue Pic Disc, vintage lunch boxes, trays and more. There’s also..."
3D Art: Items on Display
"engines and record players, when it comes to decorating with uncommon goods, the possibilities... have a record player, find a way to display it! (And for that matter, display your... your records, too.) Even if you no longer use the turntable, it’s a quick and easy way... portable record player a few years ago at Urban Outfitters. While I like the fact this..."
Look to Historic Japanese 'Machiya' Homes for Modern Intrigue
Ancient architectural roots meet modern tastes in these Kyoto homes, making them highly sought by design lovers everywhere
Member Photos: Small Touches Make a Big Difference
Houzz Tour: An 1850s Ancestral Home in Texas Rises Again
See how exacting research and meticulous renovations gave a retired couple their dream home on a regained family plantation